John abraham Biography

John Abraham FilmographyJohn Abraham has very enticing personality and is admired by many fans especially the females. He is certainly the hottest star in the Indian film industry.

 He took entry in the Indian entertainment industry as a handsome model and has come a long way to make a unique reputation for himself in the Bollywood.

John is often termed as pin-up boy and was selected as the 'Sexiest actor of Bollywood. He is considered a youth idol and girls are allured to him.   

John belongs to Mumbai and was born on 17th December 1972. His father is a Christian architect from Alwaye, Kerala, and his mother, Phiroza Irani, a Parsi from Mumbai. His Parsi name was Farhan, but his father changed it to ‘John’.  He has a younger brother, Alan.

John completed his basic education from Bombay Scottish School. He was brilliant student in school and was captain of the soccer team. He joined Jai Hind College to complete graduation in economics and then completed his Masters at Mumbai Educational Trust.

More On Bollywood

Bollywood Upcoming Movies
Bollywood Stars Biography
Bollywood Stars Latest Event Gallery
Bollywood Top 10 Songs

He joined as a Media Planner at Enterprise-Nexus, an Ad agency in Mumbai. According to reports, one day a model did not turn up for shoot and John got the chance to fit his place. With this he started his career in modelling.  

John Abraham actually began his acting career when he was offered a role by the producer Pritish Nandy. Though the project was shelved after some shooting, it gave John the opportunity to hone his acting talents.   

John made his debut in Indian film industry with Jism, released in 2003 for which he got huge appreciation. After that the talented star appeared in films such as Saaya’ (2003), ‘Aetbar’ (2004) and ‘Paap’ (2004) but these films did not do well.

John gained huge fame in ‘Dhoom’ (2004), which was a runaway success and his villainous role of ‘Kabir was highly praised. Other films of John like; Kaa’, Viruddh, Water and Garam Masala were average. In ‘Garam Masala,’ John played a comic role and was praised by the audiences. In ‘Water,’ he gained critical appreciation.  

In 2006, John Abraham appeared in "Rockstars Concert", along with Salman Khan, Zayed Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Esha Deol, Shahid Kapoor and Mallika Sherawat.

In acting career, John gave many super hit movies such as; ‘Dhoom’, 'Jism', 'Dostana' ‘New York’.  The success of these movies gave him huge popularity and he has become well established star in Indian Cinema.

In August 2013, John Abraham was seen as an actor-producer in the movie “Madras Cafe.” His is role as an undercover officer was much appreciated, though the film courted controversies.

John has been honoured with Rajiv Gandhi Award for his achievement in Bollywood. In his personal life, John had a long relationship with actress Bipasha Basu but recently they had a break-up. John is fond of bikes and he loves to ride them.

John abraham Latest News

Amruta Khanvilkar finds Manoj Bajpayee kind, comforting

    Updated On : Mar 10,2018   6:16 pm
Mumbai, March 10 (IANS) Actress Amruta Khanvilkar, who has landed a role in a Manoj Bajpayee-starrer film, finds him kind and says she is excited about discovering him as a co-star gradually. View More..

John Abraham to star in 'Romeo Akbar Walter'

    Updated On : Mar 09,2018   10:54 am
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) Actor John Abraham will be starring in "Romeo Akbar Walter", directed by Robbie Grewal. View More..

John Abraham begins shooting for 'SMJ'

    Updated On : Mar 06,2018   11:50 am
Mumbai, March 6 (IANS) Filmmaker Milap Zaveri along with actor John Abraham have started shooting for their upcoming film "SMJ". View More..

'Pari' co-producer stunned by film's ban in Pakistan

    Updated On : Mar 03,2018   10:54 am
Mumbai, March 3 (IANS) Evil has no religion, says "Pari" co-producer Prernaa Arora of KriArj Entertainment after the Bollywood horror film was banned in Pakistan for being against religious ethos. View More..

State honours for Sridevi's funeral as lakhs gather to bid farewell (Roundup)

    Updated On : Feb 28,2018   7:20 pm
Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Lakhs of people joined film stars and celebrities to bid adieu on Wednesday to the first lady superstar of India Sridevi, who was cremated here with state honours amidst outpouring of grief by her fans. View More..

State honours for Sridevi's funderal, procession is among largest recorded in Mumbai (Third lead)

    Updated On : Feb 28,2018   5:48 pm
Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Several lakhs turned up to join a long procession -- among the largest in recent times -- to mark the final journey of actress Sridevi which started near her residence to a crematorium in Vile Parle on Wednesday afternoon. View More..

State honours for Sridevi's funeral, final journey begins

    Updated On : Feb 28,2018   3:40 pm
Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Thousands of fans joined a long procession to mark the final journey of veteran Bollywood actress Sridevi, which started from near her residence to a crematorium in Vile Parle this afternoon. View More..

State honours at Sridevi's funeral, thousands mourn her

    Updated On : Feb 28,2018   2:32 pm
Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) The Maharashtra government has decided to accord actress Sridevi full state honours at her funeral scheduled later on Wednesday afternoon, official sources said. View More..

Celebs, commoners mourn for Sridevi

    Updated On : Feb 28,2018   12:26 pm
Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Thousands of people including celebrities and Bollywood personalities mourned for actress Sridevi here on Wednesday. View More..

Varun gives fans first look into 'October' on V-Day

    Updated On : Feb 14,2018   12:50 pm
Mumbai, Feb 14 (IANS) Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan shared the first look of his upcoming film "October" on digital platforms especially for his fans on Valentine's Day. He says the movie has helped him grow creatively. View More..

The job is getting tougher now: Manoj Bajpayee

    Updated On : Feb 11,2018   5:06 pm
Mumbai, Feb 11 (IANS) Actor Manoj Bajpayee says he has always explored performance-oriented characters throughout his career, but his job is getting tougher now. View More..

John Abraham's 'Dhoom' act at Auto Expo

    Updated On : Feb 09,2018   6:10 pm
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) "Dhoom" star John Abraham, also known for his fondness for bikes, made a chic entry on a two-wheeler at the ongoing Auto Expo on Friday. View More..

'Pari' scares John Abraham, 'Parmanu' shifts

    Updated On : Feb 03,2018   10:06 am
Mumbai, Feb 3 (IANS) The impending clash between Anushka Sharma's "Pari" and John Abraham's "Parmanu: The Story Of Pokhran" on Holi has been averted. View More..

It's ' Pari' versus 'Parmanu' on March 2

    Updated On : Jan 27,2018   1:22 pm
Mumbai, Jan 27 (IANS) Call it a bizarre coincidence, or a numerological miracle. But the letter 'P presides over Bollywoods fate in 2018. After Sanjay Leela Bhansalis "Padmaavat" and R. Balkis "PadMan" there will be "Parmanu" and "Pari", both of which are ready to hit theatres on March 2. View More..

There's hunger to do things that are different: Diana Penty

    Updated On : Jan 20,2018   11:34 am
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) She will be seen in an action-packed avatar in "Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran", and will be revisiting the "Happy Bhag Jayegi" universe for the sequel. Actress Diana Penty says she wants to explore different genres, but would refrain from doing anything "drastic". View More..

'Race 3' team shoots first song

    Updated On : Jan 10,2018   10:30 am
Mumbai, Jan 10 (IANS) The "Race 3" team has started shooting for the first song from the upcoming film. View More..

NorthEast United sack coach de Deus, Siddy to take charge (Lead, correcting headline)

    Updated On : Jan 03,2018   5:44 pm
Kolkata, Jan 3 (IANS) Struggling Indian Super League (ISL) franchise NorthEast United FC have sacked their Portuguese coach Joao de Deus Pires, a day after fellow ISL club Kerala Blasters parted ways with Rene Meulensteen. View More..

NorthEast United sack coach de Deus, Meulensteen to take charge

    Updated On : Jan 03,2018   5:14 pm
Kolkata, Jan 3 (IANS) Struggling Indian Super League (ISL) franchise NorthEast United FC have sacked their Portuguese coach Joao de Deus Pires, a day after fellow ISL club Kerala Blasters parted ways with Rene Meulensteen. View More..

Sandeepa follows strict diet for 'Firrkie' (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Dec 13,2017   2:18 pm
Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) Actress Sandeepa Dhar is following a gluten and sugar-free diet for her upcoming film "Firrkie". View More..

Closest to spirituality: John on meeting Dalai Lama

    Updated On : Dec 06,2017   10:34 am
Mumbai, Dec 6 (IANS) Actor-producer John Abraham met Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama and said that this was the "closest" he has got to spirituality. View More..